July 15, 2020

Volume X, Number 197

July 14, 2020

Subscribe to Latest Legal News and Analysis

July 13, 2020

Subscribe to Latest Legal News and Analysis

CFPB Associate Director Chris D’Angelo Reported to be Joining New York Attorney General

According to an American Banker report, Chris D’Angelo, the CFPB’s Associate Director of Supervision, Enforcement and Fair Lending, has announced that he is leaving the Bureau to serve in the Office of the New York Attorney General as Chief Deputy Attorney General for Economic Justice.

The current New York Attorney General is Letitia James, who was elected in November 2018.  Ms. James is expected to continue the aggressive pro-consumer approach of former NY AG Eric Schneiderman.

Economic Justice is one of five major divisions in the NY AG’s office and consists of the following six bureaus:

  • Antitrust
  • Consumer Frauds & Protection
  • Internet  and Technology (which also covers privacy and cryptocurrency)
  • Investor Protection
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Taxpayer Protection
Copyright © by Ballard Spahr LLPNational Law Review, Volume IX, Number 24


About this Author

James Kim, Ballard Spahr Law Firm, Los Angeles, Financial Law Litigation Attorney
Of Counsel

Mr. Kim advises companies and individuals in matters involving financial regulation and litigation, and the myriad of federal consumer financial laws, such as Title X of Dodd-Frank (UDAAP), TILA, RESPA, EFTA, and the FDCPA. He has represented clients in examinations and investigations with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and various state and local agencies. His practice focuses on...